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What is SolarWinds? Why Does it Matter?

 

Guest: CSBS Senior Director of IT Security Engineering & Operations Charles Hill

Today, we speak with Charles about SolarWinds to learn what it is, what happened with the company and the far-reaching consequences of this cybersecurity breach.

Chapters

  • 0:37 - What is SolarWinds?
  • 1:50 - What exactly happened?
  • 3:38 - When did someone notice something was amiss?
  • 5:00 - Who is impacted by this hack?
  • 6:15 - What did this attack do?
  • 8:25 - Who is sophisticated enough to conduct this type of attack?
  • 11:00 - How bad is this overall now that it's identified?
  • 13:06 - What's the worst-case scenario?
  • 14:51 - Is there any good news at all?
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